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2013 Reyhanlı car bombings

The 2013 Reyhanlı car bombings took place on 11 May 2013, when two car bombs exploded in the Turkish town of Reyhanlı, a town of 64.000 people, 5 km from the Syrian border and the busiest land border post with Syria, in Hatay Province, Turkey. At ...

                                               

Fariha al-Berkawi

Berkawi had been the representative for Derna District in the General National Congress. She was a member of the non-Islamist National Forces Alliance and a member of the budget committee.

                                               

2014 South Kivu attack

On the night of June 6–7, 2014, the village of Mutarule, near Luberizi, in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, was attacked. Around 35 people were killed in the attack, with the exact count varying. It is thought the attack was revenge ...

                                               

2014 Chennai train bombing

The 2014 Chennai train bombing is the explosion of two low-intensity bombs on the early hours of 1 May 2014 in a Guwahati-bound train from Bangalore arriving at the Chennai Central railway station, killing one woman passenger and injuring at leas ...

                                               

Murder of Shelly Dadon

Shelly Dadon was a 20-year-old Israeli girl from the town of Afula who was murdered on 1 May 2014. Her body was found the following day by police.

                                               

Goseong killing spree

On June 21, 2014, Sergeant Lim, a 22 year old conscript in the South Korean army, killed five and wounded seven of his fellow soldiers. Lim opened fire with a K2 assault rifle and lobbied a hand grenade at soldiers at the barracks of the 22nd Inf ...

                                               

Murder of Octavio Rojas Hernandez

On August 11, 2014, Mexican reporter Octavio Rojas Hernandez was murdered at his home in San Jose Cosolapa, Oaxaca, Mexico. According to police reports, he was lured from his home after an unidentified young man told him he was interested in buyi ...

                                               

Ara Civil Court bombing

There was a blast in the civil court premises around 11:35 am IST. A suspected woman might have carried out the suicide bombing as per initial findings. Two persons along with the woman were killed in the blast, one of them was a police constable ...

                                               

2015 Attock bombing

On 16 August 2015, two suspected suicide bombers detonated explosives at the home office of Punjab Interior Minister Shuja Khanzada in the Attock District village of Shadikhan, 80 km from the Pakistani capital of Islamabad. The blasts killed the ...

                                               

2015 Qamishli bombings

The 2015 Qamishli bombings refer to three bombs, that detonated in three restaurants in Wusta, an Assyrian district of the Syrian-Turkish border town of Qamishli on 30 December 2015. The first reports stated, that it were suicide bombings, howeve ...

                                               

Murder of Jagendra Singh

Murder of Jagendra Singh refers to the killing of a journalist in India by setting him on fire on 1 June. Jagendra Singh was an Indian journalist from Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He died on 8 June 2015 from burn injuries. He had allegedly been s ...

                                               

Uhersky Brod shooting

On 24 February 2015, a mass shooting occurred at the Druzba restaurant in the town of Uhersky Brod, Czech Republic. Nine people were killed, including the gunman, 63-year-old Zdenek Kovae, who committed suicide after a standoff with police that l ...

                                               

Armando Saldaña Morales

Armando Saldaña Morales, ca. 1962 – 4 May 2015, was a Mexican radio journalist for the radio stations La Ke Buena and Radio Max in Tierra Blanca, Veracruz, Mexico. He was abducted on 2 May 2015 and found dead two days later 350 kilometers southea ...

                                               

2016 Tshwane riots

The Tshwane riots occurred in the South African city of Pretoria and the surrounding City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality for several days from 20 June 2016, leading to the deaths of at least five people.

                                               

Death of Elly Warren

Elly Warren was an Australian woman who was murdered near Tofo Beach, Inhambane province, in southeastern Mozambique in 2016. Warren was born and raised in Mordialloc in Melbourne, Australia. Warren attended Parkdale Secondary College. Upon her r ...

                                               

2016 Maiduguri suicide bombings

On 16 March 2016, two female suicide bombers, thought to be members of Boko Haram, killed 22 people worshiping at the Molai-Umarari mosque on the outskirts of Maiduguri, Nigeria. The first bomb detonated at around 5am as worshipers were beginning ...

                                               

2016 Bagram Airfield bombing

The 2016 Bagram bombing took place on November 12, 2016, when a suicide bomber managed to penetrate the security layer of Bagram Airfield, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan located about 45 km north of Kabul, detonating his vest near ...

                                               

Ivashevka massacre

The Ivashevka massacre involved the murder of six members of a family and the critical wounding of a seventh on the night of 24 April 2016 in the village of Ivashevka, Syzransky District, Samara Oblast. The victims included Colonel Andrey Gosht R ...

                                               

5 September 2016 Syria bombings

On 5 September 2016, suicide bombers simultaneously exploded in the Syrian cities of Tartus, Homs, Damascus, and Hasakah. A car bomb detonated on a coastal highway in Tartus, killing more than five people, followed by a suicide bomber exploding i ...

                                               

Shooting of Gareth Hutch

Gareth Hutch was shot dead in Dublin on Tuesday 24 May 2016. He was a nephew of Gerry Hutch. He was also a cousin of Gary Hutch and a nephew of Eddie Hutch Snr. Shortly before he was shot, Gareth Hutch was issued with a Garda Information Message ...

                                               

Murder of Nicholas Smarr and Jody Smith

The Murder of Nicholas Smarr and Jody Smith occurred on December 7, 2016, when 32-year-old Minguell Lembrick shot and killed two police officers, Nick Smarr and Jody Smith, in Americus, Georgia while they were responding to a domestic violence si ...

                                               

German Mavare

German Mavare was a local politician of the Venezuelan centre-left party A New Era, leading the urbanization of Carucieña in Barquisimeto, Lara. On May 5, 2016, Mavare, a secretary for social engagement of his party, was reported to have been dis ...

                                               

2017 Aleppo suicide car bombing

On 15 April 2017, a car bomb detonated near a convoy of buses in the al-Rashideen neighbourhood of western Aleppo, Syria. The buses carried civilian evacuees from the besieged government-controlled towns of al-Fuah and Kafriya and were guarded by ...

                                               

2017 Amarnath Yatra attack

On 10 July 2017, the first Monday of the month of Shraavana, 8 Hindu civilian pilgrims on the way from Amarnath Temple in Kashmir Valley, in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir were killed in a terror attack. The pilgrims mostly belonged to the ...

                                               

2017 Bajaur bombing

On 11 August 2017, an Improvised explosive device exploded near a passing truck at Nawagai area of Bajaur Agency, FATA, Pakistan. The explosion left three people dead while 24 others were wounded.

                                               

2017 Charsadda suicide bombing

On 21 February 2017, suicide bombers targeted a sessions court in Tangi, Charsadda District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. At least seven people were killed, including a lawyer and more than 20 others injured. Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan faction Ja ...

                                               

2017 Isani flat siege

The 2017 Isani flat siege was a confrontation between the Georgian police and security forces and an armed group of four Chechen men, including the former ISIS officer Akhmed Chatayev, in and around a flat on Gabriel Salosi Street in the Isani di ...

                                               

2017 Harnai bombing

On 14 August 2017, an improvised explosive device targeted a Frontier Corps vehicle in Harnai district of Pakistans southwestern Balochistan province. The attack left 8 FC troops dead. The Balochistan Liberation Army claimed responsibility for th ...

                                               

2017 Herat mosque attack

On August 1, 2017, two suicide bombers entered a Shiite mosque named "Jadwadia" in Herat, Afghanistan during an evening prayer session. After throwing explosives into the crowd, one of the two men detonated his vest. The remaining attacker contin ...

                                               

2017 Izmir courthouse attack

On 5 January 2017 16:10 local time, two heavily armed terrorists detonated a car bomb outside a courthouse in Bayraklı, Izmir, Aegean Province of Turkey, and triggered a deadly shootout, killing two people. Two of the terrorists were killed, whil ...

                                               

July 2017 Lahore suicide bombing

On 24 July 2017, a suicide bombing took place in a vegetable market in Lahore, Pakistan. 26 people were killed and 58 others were wounded as a result of the explosion. Security officials believe that the attack targeted policemen, as there were 9 ...

                                               

2017 Nasiriyah attacks

On 14 September 2017, several members of ISIL staged multiple attacks on the outskirts of Nasiriyah in the southern Dhi Qar Governorate, Iraq, killing at least 84 people and injuring 93 others.

                                               

2017 Bulacan massacre

The 2017 Bulacan massacre is a massacre that happened on June 27, 2017, in which the assailants killed 5 members of a family inside their home in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, Philippines. The authorities listed five persons of interest involved i ...

                                               

August 2017 Quetta suicide bombing

On 12 August 2017, a suicide bombing took place near a Pakistan army truck in Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan, leaving 15 people dead including 8 soldiers, while injuring 40 others. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant – Khorasan Province claim ...

                                               

2017 Sargodha shrine massacre

On 1 April 2017, Abdul Waheed, the custodian of Pir Mohammad Ali Gujjar shrine, along with his associates tortured 20 people to death inside the shrine in Sargodha, Pakistan. Waheed was arrested by police and later admitted to committing the crim ...

                                               

V.M.C. Sivakumar

V.M.C. Sivakumar was the former agriculture minister and speaker of the union territory of Puducherry. His family had dominated the constituency of Neravy T.R.Pattinam for decades by winning about 10 elections. V.M.C. Sivakumar alone won 5 electi ...

                                               

2017 Saint Petersburg Metro bombing

On 3 April 2017, a terrorist attack using an explosive device took place on the Saint Petersburg Metro between Sennaya Ploshchad and Tekhnologichesky Institut stations. Seven people were initially reported to have died, and eight more died later ...

                                               

Emilsen Manyoma

Emilsen Manyoma was a human rights activist from Colombia. Manyoma was of Afro-Colombian descent. She worked for the "Communities Building Peace in Territories" or CONPAZ network in the Bajo Calima region of the country in Valle del Cauca. Manyom ...

                                               

2018 African Union base attack in Bulo Marer

Two trucks filled with explosives blew up at the AMISOM military camp in Bula Marer, 110 km south of Mogadishu. Then about 100 Al-Shabaab militants attacked the base with gunfire. Another suicide bomber rammed his vehicle packed with explosives i ...

                                               

2018 Ouagadougou attacks

On 2 March 2018, at least eight heavily armed militants launched an assault on key locations throughout Ouagadougou, the capital city of Burkina Faso. Targets included the French embassy and the headquarters of Burkina Fasos military.

                                               

2018 National Oil Corporation attack

The 2018 National Oil Corporation attack was a terrorist attack that occurred on 10 September 2018, in which at least six gunmen from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Libya carried out an attack, taking several hostages and killing at ...

                                               

Ahvaz military parade attack

On 22 September 2018, a military parade was attacked by armed gunmen in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz. The shooters killed 25 people, including soldiers of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and civilian bystanders. It was the deadlie ...

                                               

2018 Ariel stabbing

On 5 February 2018, 29-year-old Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal from Har Brakha, was stabbed to death at the Ariel Junction, near the West Bank Israeli settlement and city of Ariel. The assailant had escaped from the scene, but was arrested following a six- ...

                                               

2018 Barkan Industrial Park shooting

On the morning of 7 October 2018, a Palestinian gunman opened fire on several Israelis in the Barkan Industrial Park, killing two Israelis and critically injuring another. The shooting incident was declared a "terrorist attack" by the IDF. It was ...

                                               

2018 Lamitan bombing

A white van carrying explosives was asked to stop at the Magkawit detachment, a security checkpoint situated at the converging boundaries of barangays Bulanting, Colonia, and Maganda in Lamitan, Basilan mainly manned by the Civilian Armed Forces ...

                                               

Murder of Poon Hiu-wing

Amber Poon Hiu-wing, a 20-year-old woman from Hong Kong, was murdered in Taipei on 17 February 2018 whilst on vacation with her boyfriend Chan Tong-kai, aged 19 at the time and also from Hong Kong. Chan admitted to Hong Kong authorities that he k ...

                                               

Sagay massacre

The Sagay massacre occurred when a group of gunmen shot and killed nine sugarcane farmers, including four women and two children, while they were eating dinner in a makeshift tent on a farm in Sagay, Negros Occidental on October 20, 2018. The far ...

                                               

Thoothukudi massacre

The Thoothukudi Massacre took place on 22 May 2018 in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu, India, when Tamil Nadu Police officers fired into a protest of 20.000 people. The protest was against the Sterlite Copper factory, which was accused of causing environ ...

                                               

2018 Tinsukia killings

On 1 November 2018, suspected militants of ULFA massacred five Bengali Hindus on the banks of Brahmaputra near Kherbari village in Tinsukia district of Assam. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal condemned the killings. Mamata Banerjee, the Chief Mi ...

                                               

Bray boxing club shooting

The Bray boxing club shooting happened on 5 June 2018. Three men were shot, one died and one of the survivors was Pete Taylor, father of Katie Taylor.